Today I’ve learned 3

Today I’ve learned

That dildos were invented over 25,000 years before the wheel

Sunflowers can be used to clean up radioactive waste (they are able to extract pollutants, including radioactive metal contaminants, through roots and store them in the stems and leaves. Thus making them the international symbol of nuclear disarmament).

caviar is so expensive because to harvest it you have to kill the host fish, which must be at least 10 years old.

that New York city will give homeless people a free one-way ticket to almost anywhere

some plants contract a sexually transmitted disease called smut (and there’s an app for that too)

There is a Blue’s Clues that teaches Lucid Dreaming

that some vegans choose not to eat honey because they consider beekeeping to be slavery

Nokia had test manufactured an internet tablet, the M510, featuring a 10-inch screen and speakers, since 2001, nine years before the first ipad. It was not released because the market was “not ready”.

that Man v. Food host Adam Richman lost 60 pounds after the show ended.

Oscar the cat has predicted the deaths of 50 people at a nursing home

The man who invented Frisbee was cremated after he died and made into a Frisbee

that despite having a stereotype for having the worst drivers in the country, Massachusetts is consistently ranked as having the lowest rate of auto-related fatalities in the U.S.

Keanu Reeves gave $75 million of his matrix sequels paycheck to the film’s SFX team and bought the entire stunt crew Harley Davidson motorcycles.

Two years before she joined Wheel of Fortune, Vanna White was a contestant on the Price is Right

a man can have his testicles squeezed to death.

the Mariana Trench has been proposed as a site for nuclear waste disposal,in the hope that tectonic plate subduction occurring at the site might eventually push the nuclear waste deep into the Earth’s mantle.

that Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Elaine Benes) is nearly 4 times as rich as Jerry Seinfeld

That pad Thai isn’t Thai and is likely originally from China, and you can’t order it in nice restaurants in Thailand because it’s seen as street vendor food..